Dementia Prevention

Neuroinflammation, Alzheimer’s, and Changes in Behaviour (What’s The Link)

What’s the link between challenging neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer’s disease, such as irritability, agitation, and depression, and the underlying mechanisms driving these distressing manifestations? A new study shines new light on the link between neuroinflammation, Alzheimer’s and behavioural symptoms. In the complex world of Alzheimer’s disease, one of the most pressing challenges is understanding the …

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Cognitive Therapy for Dementia

If you or a loved one is living with dementia in Brisbane, you know how challenging it can be. The sense of uncertainty, the daily struggles of managing cognitive impairment, and the life frustrations that both the person with dementia and their caregivers experience  can take a toll on your quality of life. However, there …

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Find the Right Therapy for Dementia in Brisbane: A Guide to Cognitive Stimulation, Reminiscence, and More

Living with dementia in Brisbane can be challenging, small-ish city, spread out services, heat and humidity, trawling the internet, trying to evaluate what’s right for me – yep, this can be a daunting task. There’s also lot of options when it comes to therapy for dementia and being clear on what’s right for you, well …

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Brain Exercises Improve Brain Speed In Retirement Community (Study Results)

Brain Exercises Improve Brain Speed In Retirement Community Can brain exercises improve brain speed?  There is no doubt a lot of market hype to demonstrate the benefits of brain training to improve brain performance and to effect a reduction in dementia. It’s all to clear the cost of dementia is significant for our community and …

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Can Old Brains Grow

  Can Old Brains Grow? It’s my son’s 9th birthday this Saturday. I know – I can’t believe it either. Too fast, too big – oh my how they change. I seem to be rolling out every parent’s observation. What’s interesting about this and the reason I mention this is that since his birth to …

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Fit Bodies At 70 But No Minds

  Fit Bodies At 70 But No Minds! What Everyone Ought To Know About Preventing Dementia “My waiting room is filled with 70-year-olds with the bodies of 40-year-olds and no minds” a neurologist was quoted by Maria Shriver (yes the former first Lady of California) who is championing mind health as part of her Women’s …

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